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Put povidone-jodine on his face everyday to stop getting spots. Is it ok for him ?

Hi, my boyfriend put povidone-jodine 10 % on his face everyday to stop getting spots is it ok for him or could it make him ill? Thank you Victoria
Asked On : Tue, 31 Aug 2010
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10% povidone iodine is a disinectant and is too strong to be used as a face wash,it may prevent boils for some time but they would still come.Ideally he should stop using it.
Answered: Wed, 1 Sep 2010
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